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Christmas

Movies About the Holiday
Grosses for 1980-Present

RowRankTitle (click to view)StudioLifetime Gross / TheatersOpening / TheatersDate
1 52 Noelle 8X Entertainment $257,868 203 $165,445 203 12/7/07
2 62 Christmas at Maxwell's Aloha Releasing $12,781 41 $8,375 41 12/1/06
3 57 Christmas Eve Amplify $91,302 44 $45,260 44 12/4/15
4 61 Silent Night Anchor Bay Films $14,567 11 $9,780 11 11/30/12
5 63 All is Bright Anchor Bay Films $4,556 10 $4,556 10 10/4/13
6 50 Nutcracker: The Motion Picture Atlantic $781,727 597 $351,633 597 11/26/86
7 6 The Santa Clause Buena Vista $144,833,357 2,388 $19,321,992 2,183 11/11/94
8 7 The Santa Clause 2 Buena Vista $139,236,327 3,352 $29,008,696 3,350 11/1/02
9 8 A Christmas Carol (2009) Buena Vista $137,855,863 3,683 $30,051,075 3,683 11/6/09
10 10 The Santa Clause 3: The Escape Clause Buena Vista $84,500,122 3,458 $19,504,038 3,458 11/3/06
11 11 Tim Burton's The Nightmare Before Christmas Buena Vista $75,082,668 1,671 $191,232 2 10/15/93
12 21 The Preacher's Wife Buena Vista $48,102,795 2,008 $7,649,752 1,783 12/13/96
13 29 Ernest Saves Christmas Buena Vista $28,202,109 1,640 $5,710,734 1,634 11/11/88
14 30 The Muppet Christmas Carol Buena Vista $27,281,507 2,084 $5,010,109 2,075 12/11/92
15 37 One Magic Christmas Buena Vista $13,677,222 827 $2,662,241 824 11/22/85
16 38 I'll Be Home for Christmas Buena Vista $12,214,338 1,776 $3,898,293 1,759 11/13/98
17 18 Bad Santa Dimension Films $60,060,328 2,540 $12,292,952 2,005 11/26/03
18 39 Surviving Christmas DreamWorks $11,663,156 2,755 $4,441,356 2,750 10/22/04
19 46 The Christmas Candle EchoLight Studios $2,258,620 392 $68,655 5 11/15/13
20 56 Station Nord Equinox $171,400 46 $42,433 46 11/8/02
21 1 Home Alone Fox $285,761,243 2,173 $17,081,997 1,202 11/16/90
22 4 Home Alone 2: Lost in New York Fox $173,585,516 2,461 $31,126,882 2,222 11/20/92
23 16 Jingle All the Way Fox $60,592,389 2,404 $12,112,267 2,401 11/22/96
24 26 Deck the Halls Fox $35,093,569 3,205 $12,001,256 3,205 11/22/06
25 34 Miracle on 34th Street (1994) Fox $17,320,136 1,255 $2,753,208 1,190 11/18/94
26 43 Trapped in Paradise Fox $6,017,509 1,286 $2,744,653 1,286 12/2/94
27 - Miracle on 34th Street Fox n/a - n/a - 5/2/47
28 42 Black Nativity Fox Searchlight $7,018,189 1,525 $3,669,530 1,516 11/27/13
29 55 The Nutcracker in 3D Freestyle Releasing $195,459 115 $65,944 42 11/24/10
30 49 A Christmas Tale IFC $1,060,922 52 $63,837 7 11/14/08
31 54 Santa with Muscles Legacy $220,198 98 $120,932 98 11/8/96
32 19 Tyler Perry's A Madea Christmas Lionsgate $52,543,354 2,194 $16,007,634 2,194 12/13/13
33 - Thomas Kinkade's Home for Christmas (formerly The Christmas Cottage) Lionsgate n/a - n/a - N/A
34 60 Happy Christmas Magnolia $30,312 9 $7,523 4 7/25/14
35 32 A Christmas Story MGM $20,605,209 938 $2,072,473 886 11/18/83
36 - A Christmas Carol (1938) MGM n/a - n/a - 12/16/38
37 40 Everybody's Fine Miramax $9,208,876 2,141 $3,852,068 2,133 12/4/09
38 - Scrooge (1970) National General n/a - n/a - 11/5/70
39 5 Elf New Line $173,398,518 3,381 $31,113,501 3,337 11/7/03
40 25 The Nativity Story New Line $37,629,831 3,083 $7,849,304 3,083 12/1/06
41 33 Prancer Orion Pictures $18,587,135 1,728 $2,914,486 1,713 11/17/89
42 53 Rare Exports: A Christmas Tale Oscilloscope Pictures $236,347 21 $9,281 1 12/3/10
43 41 Nothing Like the Holidays Overture Films $7,503,736 1,671 $3,531,664 1,671 12/12/08
44 17 Scrooged Paramount $60,328,558 1,897 $13,027,842 1,262 11/23/88
45 36 All I Want for Christmas Paramount $14,812,144 1,507 $3,645,720 1,507 11/8/91
46 - Holiday Inn Paramount n/a - n/a - 8/4/42
47 - Scrooge (1935) Paramount n/a - n/a - 11/30/35
48 - White Christmas Paramount n/a - n/a - 10/14/54
49 - Holiday Affair RKO n/a - n/a - 11/23/49
50 - It's a Wonderful Life RKO n/a - n/a - 12/20/46
51 45 Kirk Cameron's Saving Christmas Samuel Goldwyn $2,783,970 410 $992,087 410 11/14/14
52 51 Christmas in the Clouds Slowhand Cinema $279,225 27 $54,920 25 11/4/05
53 12 Christmas with the Kranks Sony (Revolution) $73,780,539 3,416 $21,570,867 3,393 11/24/04
54 22 Arthur Christmas Sony / Columbia $46,462,469 3,376 $12,068,931 3,376 11/23/11
55 23 The Night Before Sony / Columbia $43,047,372 2,960 $9,880,536 2,960 11/20/15
56 20 This Christmas Sony / Screen Gems $49,121,934 1,921 $17,958,183 1,858 11/21/07
57 59 The Fitzgerald Family Christmas Tribeca Film $50,292 21 $13,800 4 12/7/12
58 31 Santa Claus: The Movie TriStar $23,717,291 1,585 $5,647,160 970 11/27/85
59 - A Christmas Carol (1951) United Artists n/a - n/a - 11/28/51
60 2 How the Grinch Stole Christmas Universal $260,044,825 3,256 $55,082,330 3,127 11/17/00
61 15 The Best Man Holiday Universal $70,525,195 2,041 $30,107,555 2,024 11/15/13
62 24 Krampus Universal $42,725,475 2,919 $16,293,325 2,902 12/4/15
63 3 The Polar Express Warner Bros. $183,373,735 3,650 $23,323,463 3,650 11/10/04
64 13 Fred Claus Warner Bros. $72,006,777 3,603 $18,515,473 3,603 11/9/07
65 14 Christmas Vacation Warner Bros. $71,319,526 1,950 $11,750,203 1,744 12/1/89
66 27 A Very Harold & Kumar 3D Christmas Warner Bros. $35,061,031 2,875 $12,954,142 2,875 11/4/11
67 28 Jack Frost Warner Bros. $34,562,556 2,152 $7,104,125 2,152 12/11/98
68 35 Unaccompanied Minors Warner Bros. $16,655,224 2,775 $5,815,474 2,775 12/8/06
69 47 The Nutcracker Warner Bros. $2,119,994 786 $783,721 786 11/24/93
70 48 The Nutcracker Prince Warner Bros. $1,781,694 906 $908,999 906 11/21/90
71 - Christmas in Connecticut Warner Bros. n/a - n/a - 7/20/45
72 9 Four Christmases Warner Bros. (New Line) $120,146,040 3,540 $31,069,826 3,310 11/26/08
73 44 The Perfect Holiday Yari Film Group $5,812,781 1,307 $2,283,360 1,307 12/12/07
74 64 Christmas in Wonderland Yari Film Group $689 2 $689 2 1/25/08
75 58 Will It Snow for Christmas? Zeitgeist $51,950 2 $10,786 2 12/17/97
TOTAL (All Movies):$2,923,482,347----
AVERAGE (All Movies):$45,679,4121,690$9,225,0091,587-
TOTAL
(Wide Releases Only):
$2,914,980,162----
AVERAGE
(Wide Releases Only):
$63,369,1342,305$13,070,5202,223-



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UPCOMING RELEASES
Title (click to view)StudioRelease Date
Almost Christmas Uni. 11/11/16
Bad Santa 2 BG 11/23/16
Office Christmas Party Par. 12/9/16
Let It Snow Uni. 11/22/17
Opus: The Last Christmas Wein. TBD
Santapprentice Wein. TBD